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March 8, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Examples of past nuclear threats between countries

WASHINGTON (AP) — North Korea’s overt threat to launch a pre-emptive nuclear strike... More...

Ice racing

Dave Landon of Cogan Station, left, and Jay Short of Trout Run race across the south end of Rose... More...

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Local

MS walkers plan fundraising dinner

A community fundraiser for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, called “Dine to Make a... More...

Community Foundation announces new hires

JOHNSTOWN — The Community Foundation for the Alleghenies announced Thursday the hiring of... More...

Chef Terry takes on duties at Elks

A year away from work might leave some people rusty, but not Martinsburg native Terry Wallace, more... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

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No. 2 moves up

Hugo Chavez’s lieutenants and loyalists, the “Chavistas,” have picked up... More...

Signs of civility

Hey, patriots. Washington is getting back to basics. For the first time in 21 years, we had a real,... More...

State/National Sports

Kunitz scores twice, Penguins beat Flyers 5-4

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Chris Kunitz scored his second goal just 18 seconds into the third period... More...

Cobb sharp for 4 innings, Rays beat Pirates 4-2

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Alex Cobb said that knowing he has a spot in the Tampa Bay Rays’... More...

Devils rally for 3-2 win, end six-game slide

NEWARK, N. J. ( AP) — David Clarkson and Patrik Elias scored in a shootout and the New Jersey... More...

N. Korea vows nuke strike over sanctions

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The... More...

al-Qaida spokesman charged on 9/11 crimes

WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior al- Qaida leader and member of Osama bin Laden’s inner... More...

REI’s Jewell pledges balanced approach on energy strategy

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s nominee for interior secretary pledged... More...

Top of th' Morning

Eleven musicians will perform in the regional band concert tomorrow. The Pennsylvania Music... More...

Obituaries

Gerald F. Grasser - 2016-07-23
Almeda V. Korns - 2016-07-23
Kenneth Clair Machtley - 2016-07-22
Annetta Faith Snyder - 2016-07-22
Warren Stufft - 2016-07-22
Kenneth C. Machtley - 2016-07-21
Gerald F. Shaw - 2016-07-20
W. Clifford Elder - 2016-07-19
Reo M. Hechler - 2016-07-16
Charles D. Mentzer - 2016-07-16
Romaine M. Bingham - 2016-07-15
James T. Miller - 2016-07-15
Wanetia L. Hughes - 2016-07-15
John R. Colyer - 2016-07-14
James T. Miller - 2016-07-14
Marvin A. Weicht - 2016-07-14
Keith A. Stuart - 2016-07-14
Ruth E. Eichelberger - 2016-07-13
M. Larue Keibler - 2016-07-13
Joseph A. Imler Sr. - 2016-07-13
Kevin D. Clark - 2016-07-13
Laura S. Smith - 2016-07-13
Bertha Eichelberger - 2016-07-12
Glenn A. Layton - 2016-07-12
Leota Amelia Fink - 2016-07-12
Gary V. Wentz - 2016-07-12
Ella E. Snyder - 2016-07-12
William H. Schaeffer - 2016-07-11
Miriam J. Moore - 2016-07-11
M. Larue Keibler - 2016-07-11
Robert L. Frazier - 2016-07-09
Sandra L. McConahy - 2016-07-09
Dale Sherman Grimes - 2016-07-08
Roland Stover Keller - 2016-07-07
Jennie M. Fronckowiak - 2016-07-06
Randy Eugene Garlick - 2016-07-06
Ada V. Simpkins - 2016-07-06
Leo R. Mazman - 2016-07-05
Marjorie A. Shaffer - 2016-07-05
Paul Lynn Wible - 2016-07-05

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State/National

Caffeine shot in nectar: For bee memory, not buzz

NEW YORK (AP) — Talk about a caffeine buzz: A new study says honeybees get a shot of caffeine... More...

Lawyers: Thousands wrongly lost Medicaid

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The number of eligible people who were purged from... More...

Obama presses on with GOP charm offensive

WASHINGTON (AP) — Punctuated with the sounds of ringing phones and clinking china, President... More...

World

Chavez body to be on permanent display

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Hugo Chavez’s body will be preserved and forever displayed... More...

Local Sports

Six local wrestlers advance to quarterfinals

HERSHEY — Tyler Dibert is a veteran of the PIAA Class AA wrestling championships. But he did... More...

——— Results from the PIAA Class AA wrestling championships ———

First... More...

Everett set to square off against Mohawk

For the first time in 13 years, the Everett Lady Warriors will embark in the PIAA postseason as... More...

Worship

Area churches offer breakfast, dinner fundraisers

PANCAKE and sausage breakfasts will be served from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 10 and 17 at St.... More...

Heaven Bound to sing

Heaven Bound will sing at 6 p.m. March 10 at the Calvary Baptist Church, Barclay Drive, Bedford, 1... More...

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Hobo's Restaurant

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K&C Denture Centers

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